Kid reporter gets first question, talks Iran in White House briefing | USA TODAY

A kid reporter from KidScoop asked about the continued support for Iranian women during the days briefing led by Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre. RELATED: Iran unrest: Protests rage on weeks after Mahsa Amini’s death https://youtu.be/r5V6KHe6NSc » Subscribe to USA TODAY:…

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White House slams pharmacy overreach in denying prescriptions | USA TODAY

Pharmacy giants like CVS and Walgreens are allowing their employees to deny prescriptions to customers if they can harm pregnancies. RELATED: https://bit.ly/3T7cx40 If you could become pregnant, a pharmacist at Walgreens or CVS could refuse to fill your prescription if…

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Mississippi mayor has ‘encouraging call’ with Biden on water crisis | USA TODAY

Following Mississippi’s flooding and water crisis, Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba said President Biden will help fully with the recovery process. RELATED: Biden declares state of emergency in Mississippi water crisis https://youtu.be/iTAZUzzUGjU Groups across Mississippi rallied Wednesday to support Jackson…

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Two doses of monkeypox vaccine planned for high-risk communities | USA TODAY

The White House announced an equity intervention pilot program aimed at ensuring vaccines reach high-risk individuals facing barriers to access. RELATED: Dr. Fauci explains why people are not protected from monkeypox https://youtu.be/kmxrcfSPxsE Mikhail Gorbachev, whose attempt to modernize communist control…

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Biden orders White House flags at half-staff following Texas shooting | USA TODAY

President Joe Biden ordered flags be flown at half-staff outside the White House to pay respect to victims of the mass shooting in Uvalde, Texas. RELATED: 14 children, one teacher killed in Texas elementary school mass shooting https://youtu.be/dqycTX3mi6U » Subscribe…

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After a two year hiatus, the White House correspondents’ dinner is back | USA TODAY

The White House correspondents’ dinner is a star-studded event after two year hiatus due to COVID-19 RELATED: https://bit.ly/3s3LefC In what was the first in-person iteration of the event in two years and the first since 2016 that welcomed the sitting…

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